Overall Health Index

People Index

12

82.4% of the residents in 98331 has health insurance.

Provider Index

33

There are about 9 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 98331.

Hospital Index

7

The average hospital rating near 98331 is 2.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

8

Residents in 98331 travel 44.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

People Index

12

82.4% of the residents in 98331 has health insurance.

Provider Index

33

There are about 9 physicians in a 20-mile radius of 98331.

Hospital Index

7

The average hospital rating near 98331 is 2.6 out of 5 stars.

Travel Index

8

Residents in 98331 travel 44.5 miles on average to reach a hospital.

Quick Summary of 98331 - Forks, WA

The Overall Health Index in 98331 - Forks, WA is 1, ranking 32,660 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

An estimate of 6,382 residents live in 98331 - Forks, WA with a median age of 45.9 years. 19.9 percent of the population is under the age of 18, and 14.7 percent of the population is at least 65 years of age. 39.1 percent of the residents in 98331 is currently married, and 36.3 percent of the population has never been married. It is estimated that 10.3 percent of the population over the age of 25 have a bachelor's begree. 2 percent of the population living in 98331 have a professional or graduate degree.

The monthly median household income in 98331 is $2,885. The monthly median housing costs for residents in 98331 - Forks, WA is approximately $539. That means the residents typically spend about 18.7 percent of their income on housing. The national average ratio of a resident spending their income on housing is 21.9 percent.

87.1 percent of the population in 98331 - Forks, WA drive to work alone. 3.6 percent of the people take some form of public transportation like the bus or the train to work. Approximately 70.2 percent of the residents get to work in less than 30 minutes. 13.6 percent of the residents in 98331 get to work in more than 60 minutes. The average household size is approximately 2.36 members with about 1.9 cars available per household. Approximately 8 percent of the households in 98331 - Forks, Washington do not have own a car. It is estimated that 8.7 percent of households in the United States do not own a car.

45.7 percent of the residents have some type of public health insurance like Medicare, Medicaid, VA, or TRICARE. About 52.1 percent of the residents have private health insurance, either through their employer or direct purchase. Military veterans should know that 0.1 percent of the residents in the ZIP Code of 98331 have VA health insurance. Also, 2.6 percent of the residents receive TRICARE.

A resident in 98331 - Forks, WA would have to travel an average of 14.8 miles to reach the nearest hospital with an emergency room, Forks Community Hospital. In a 20-mile radius, there are 9 physicians accessible to residents who live in 98331 - Forks, WA.

Gender Ratio in 98331 - Forks, WA

Gender (%)98331WAUSA
Male5649.949.3
Female4450.150.7

Racial Makeup in 98331 - Forks, WA

Race (%)98331WAUSA
Non-Hispanic White79.676.773
Non-Hispanic Black3.13.712.7
Asian0.78.15.4
American Indian and Alaska Native9.81.30.8
Pacific Islander and Native Hawaiian0.50.60.2
Other Race0.14.14.9
Two or More Races5.17.24.4

Median Income in 98331 - Forks, WA

Income (%)98331WAUSA
Under $25,00025.913.416.9
$25,000 to $49,99932.119.321.3
$50,000 to $74,99917.218.618.3
$75,000 to $99,99916.114.713.7
$100,000 and More8.83429.8

Monthly Housing Costs in 98331 - Forks, WA

Livability98331WAUSA
Monthly Income ($)2,8855,5154,897
Housing Costs ($)5391,2441,084
Housing to Income Ratio (%)18.722.621.9

Education in 98331 - Forks, WA

Education Level(%)98331WAUSA
Less Than 9th Grade Education6.94.15.8
9th to 12th Grade, No Diploma9.35.67.6
High School Graduate or Equivalent37.923.127.5
Some College, No Degree27.424.421
Associate's Degree6.29.88.2
Bachelor's Degree10.32118.6
Graduate or Professional Degree212.111.4

People Index

People Index in 98331

12

The People Index in 98331 is 12, ranking 29,362 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick People Index Summary of 98331 - Forks, WA

An estimate of 82.4 percent of all residents in 98331 has some form of health insurance.

The estimated rate of the residents living in 98331 - Forks, WA who have health insurance is 82.4 percent. 21.6 percent of the residents use Medicaid. An estimate of 29.9 percent of the residents get their insurance through their employer. Also, 4.1 percent of the population buy their insurance directly. Residents who need health insurance can purchase insurance at The U.S. government healthcare website.

An estimate 75 percent of residents who make between $50,000 and $74,999 have some form of health insurance. Around 86 percent of the residents who make under $25,000 have some form of health insurance.

The Kaiser Family Foundation developed the Health Insurance Marketplace Calculator to estimate health insurance premiums and subsidies for people buying health insurance on their own in health insurance Marketplaces created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Percent Insured in 98331 - Forks, WA

Insurance Type (%)98331WAUSA
No Insurance17.68.312.2
Public Insurance45.732.333
Private Insurance52.170.366.7

Insurance Types in 98331 - Forks, WA

Insurance Type (%)98331WAUSA
Employer Insurance29.947.246.1
Direct Purchase Insurance4.16.66.2
Medicare5.744.6
Medicaid21.613.314.2
TRICARE2.64.42.7
VA0.10.40.3

Percent Insured by Income in 98331 - Forks, WA

Income (%)98331WAUSA
Under $25,000868482
$25,000 to $49,999838584
$50,000 to $74,999758988
$75,000 to $99,999919291
$100,000 and More739593

Types of Insurance by Income in 98331 - Forks, WA

Income (%)NonePublicPrivate
Under $25,000146826
$25,000 to $49,999175050
$50,000 to $74,999253555
$75,000 to $99,99992486
$100,000 and More272668

Insurance Rate by Age in 98331 - Forks, WA

Insurance Rate by Age (%)98331WAUSA
Under 18949694
Adults (18-64 years)748684
Seniors (65+ years)1009999

Residents with Disabilities in 98331 - Forks, WA

Disability Type98331WAUSA
Any Disability2312.812.5
Hearing Disability114.13.5
Vision Disability3.84.13.5
Cognitive Disability31.31.3
Ambulatory Disability12.76.77
Self-Care Disability1.10.80.9
Independent Living Disability6.55.65.8
Provider Index

Provider Index in 98331

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The Provider Index in 98331 - Forks, WA is 33, ranking 22,099 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Provider Index Summary of 98331 - Forks, WA

For the 1,269 residents under the age of 18, there is an estimate of 0 pediatricians in a 20-mile radius of 98331 - Forks, WA. An estimate of 0 geriatricians, or physicians who focus on the elderly, who can serve the 936 residents over the age of 65 years.

Providers in 98331 - Forks, WA

Physician Type in a 20-Mile Radius98331WAUSA
Physicians per 10,000 residents144438
Dentists per 10,000 residents5108
Pediatricians per 10,000 residents under 1801816
Geriatricians per 10,000 residents over 6503028

Hospital Index

Hospital Index in 98331

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The Hospital Index in 98331 - Forks, WA is 7, ranking 30,677 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Hospitals near 98331 - Forks, WA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)Government Rating
Forks Community Hospital153.3/5
Olympic Medical Center423/5
Grays Harbor Community Hospital581/5
Mason General Hospital633/5
Average Hospital44.52.6/5

Travel Index

Travel Index in 98331

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The Travel Index in 98331 - Forks, WA is 8, ranking 30,346 out of 32,989 ZIP Codes in the United States.

Quick Travel Index Summary of 98331 - Forks, WA

10.7 percent of residents in 98331 - Forks, WA to travel to work in between 30 to 34 minutes.

There are approximately 1.9 cars per household in 98331 - Forks, WA with an approximate average household size of 2.36 members.

The average distance to a hospital is 44.5 miles. 98331 - Forks, WA ranks 31,621 in the country when it comes to the average distance traveled to the closest hospital. The closest hospital with an emergency room is Forks Community Hospital with a distance of 15 miles from the area.

Estimated Cars in 98331 - Forks, WA

Housholds with Cars (%)98331WAUSA
No Cars86.68.7
1 Car3429.832.9
2 Cars2938.437.3
3 Cars2016.714.1
4 or More Cars88.36.2

Travel Method to Work in 98331 - Forks, WA

Travel Method (%)98331WAUSA
Driving Solo7573.276.6
Driving with One Person4.97.77.1
Driving with Two People2.51.31.3
Driving with Three People3.50.50.5
Bus1.84.92.5
Taxi00.10.1
Train00.21.8
Walk5.13.262.7
Bicycle0.70.80.6

Closest Hospitals to 98331 - Forks, WA

Hospital NameDistance (mi.)
Forks Community Hospital15
Olympic Medical Center42
Grays Harbor Community Hospital58

Work Travel Time in 98331 - Forks, WA

Average Travel Time98331WAUSA
Less than 10 min.45.12223.3
10 to 14 min.13.915.315.3
15 to 19 min.3.214.414.6
20 to 24 min.7.46.66.4
25 to 29 min.0.613.513.7
30 to 34 min.10.73.22.9
35 to 44 min.2.512.812
45 to 59 min.36.66.2
60 or more min.13.62.92.7
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